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GLVis is a lightweight tool for accurate and flexible finite element visualization.


GLVis is based on the MFEM library and is currently used in the BLAST, hypre and XBraid projects. See also our Gallery.


Date Message
Jun 30, 2016 Version 3.2 released.
Mar 4, 2016 New LLNL OSS Blog and Twitter.
Feb 5, 2016 Version 3.1 released.

Latest Release

New features / User documentation / Code documentation / Sources

For older releases see the download section.


Building / Mesh formats / Parallel visualization / VTK / NURBS

New users should start with the options and general use tutorial.

We also recommend reading the MFEM project documentation.


Use the GitHub issue tracker to report bugs or post questions or comments. See the About page for citation information.